DiscoverupsideEinar Vollset of TinySeed // lessons from the first cohort of the accelerator for bootstrappers [CC061]
Einar Vollset of TinySeed // lessons from the first cohort of the accelerator for bootstrappers [CC061]

Einar Vollset of TinySeed // lessons from the first cohort of the accelerator for bootstrappers [CC061]

Update: 2020-09-02
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Interview begins: 9:28
Debrief: 35:09

Einar Vollset is a General Partner at TinySeed.
TinySeed is a year-long, remote accelerator designed for early-stage SaaS founders.
He is also a YC-alum, former Cornell CS Professor, and the founder of Discretion Capital, a tech-focused M&A investment bank. He sold his first startup to Google in 2010 and exited his most recent in 2016.

Know more about Einar Vollset: https://tinyseed.com/people TinySeed Website: https://tinyseed.com/ 
Listen to our interview with Rob Walling: https://upside.fm/rob-walling-tinyseed/ 
Key Points: 

  • Hole in the funding market 13:31

  • Downside 19:08

  • Fundraising process 21:14

  • TinySeed and VC 26:50

  • TinySeed focusing ong b2b SaaS 31:09

  • Getting involved with TinySeed 33:11

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Einar Vollset of TinySeed // lessons from the first cohort of the accelerator for bootstrappers [CC061]

Einar Vollset of TinySeed // lessons from the first cohort of the accelerator for bootstrappers [CC061]

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